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Clipper butterfly (Parthenos sylvia). This butterfly is native to open country in South-East Asia. The name 'clipper' alludes to the similarity of the white patches on its wings to the sails of the great sailing ships of the latter 18th Century when this butterfly was scientifically logged.
Model release not required. Property release not required.